$100 Million Grant Sending Sesame Street To The Middle EastA $100 million grant from the MacArthur Foundation, a non-profit that "supports creative people and effective institutions," is being given to the Sesame Workshop.
'Sesame Street' To Introduce Muppet With AutismA new character on a popular children's television show is helping kids with autism understand they aren't alone.
Sesame Street Live Is Coming To MinneapolisSesame Street Live "Make A New Friend" is coming to Minneapolis! Elmo, Grover and all your favorites will be performing on stage at the Target Center for two days.
Big Bird’s Biggest Fan Is A Kid From MinnesotaGrowing up as a kid with special needs, Nick Bertsch didn’t get invited to birthday parties or sleepovers. Making friends was tough, yet that didn’t stop him from becoming a close friend to one of TV’s most iconic characters: Big Bird.
It Ain’t Easy Being Big Bird, New Film ShowsIn 1964, Muppet master Jim Henson picked the young puppeteer Caroll Spinney to don an 8-foot-tall bird suit for an educational children’s show called "Sesame Street." Forty-five years later and more than two decades since Henson’s death, Spinney is still the man inside that yellow-feathered puppet, recognized the world over as Big Bird.
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsThe weather is supposed to be nice and relatively warm, so there's absolutely no excuse for you not to get out there and enjoy some of the metro area's best bets for weekend entertainment.
Sesame Street Live Comes To MinneapolisThe popular T.V. show for kids, Sesame Street, is now coming live on stage to Minneapolis. All your favorite characters are going to be there to boogie down.
Sesame Street RemixJimmy Fallon and The Roots bring some sunshine to the internet.
Big Bird Grieves For Mr. Looper...Er, Hooper
Opinion: Grover Puts Himself Before Party And CountryGrover is the ultimate in single interest constituencies in Washington. He is not accountable to anybody. He does not disclose who funds him, who pays him to do what he does or how much he is paid to blackmail GOP Members of Congress to sign his pledge not to raise taxes.
Opinion: Big Bird And America Want No Part Of The Big Bird Attack AdThe Obama campaign’s thinking – or non-thinking – that America will be distracted by Big Bird when there are so many other really important issues involving real people is nothing more than an insult to every Americans’ intelligence.
Opinion: Upon Further Review: Mitt Romney May Have Cheated To Win The DebateThere was a moment in the debate that will be discussed in the days ahead that everyone missed until yesterday. A review of the debate tape reveals that, apparently, Mitt Romney needed a cheat sheet to keep the lies straight.